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Senior Scientist, Core Facility for Cell Imaging and Ultrastructure Research, University of Vienna, Austria

Reference Number: 12311

Do you want to benefit from working in an interdisciplinary, dynamic, and highly motivated team embedded in the excellent and international environment of the University of Vienna? Do you have a strong interest in microscopy and ultrastructure research and its application to diverse research fields?
Then come join our team as Head of the Core Facility Cell Imaging and Ultrastructure Research CIUS at the Faculty of Life Sciences. This core facility participates in research and teaching in the life sciences with a focus on imaging techniques. To fully exploit the collaborative potential of such a core facility, we are seeking a Senior Scientist with the knowledge, expertise, motivation, and enthusiasm to lead this important facility.

Extent of Employment: 40 hours/week

Job grading in accordance with collective bargaining agreement: ยง48 VwGr. B1 lit. b (postdoc) with relevant work experience determining the assignment to a particular salary grade.

Job Description

The Senior Scientist will be heading the Core Facility Cell Imaging and Ultrastructure Research CIUS at the Faculty of Life Sciences to support researchers that apply a diverse range of microscopy techniques. With a thorough expertise in advanced light and electron microscopy, the successful candidate is responsible for the maintenance of the technical equipment and the development of novel applications. As the main representative of the Core Facility, the Senior Scientist will assist and train users, participate in teaching, and organise the communication with the users of CIUS within the Faculty and beyond.

For additional information please check the job offer.
Closing date 14 September 2021.